hectogram

noun hec·to·gram \ ˈhek-tə-ˌgram \

Definition of hectogram

: a unit of mass equal to 100 grams — see Metric System Table

Origin and Etymology of hectogram

French hectogramme, from hect- + gramme gram


Medical Dictionary

hectogram

noun hec·to·gram
variants: or chiefly British hectogramme play \ˈhek-tə-ˌgram\

medical Definition of hectogram

: a metric unit of mass and weight equal to 100 grams

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